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Anti-Corruption Seeks Formation of JIT to Investigate Kanasro Brothers

KARACHI: The Anti-Corruption Sindh has demanded to form Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to investigate corruption charges against Kanasro brothers of Sindh Culture, Tourism and Antiques Department. 

The SHC heard the petition filed by Roshan Kanasro to stop anti-corruption inquiry against him today. Anti Corruption East Zone’s investigation officer in his report submitted in the SHC stated that Manzoor Kanasro, Roshan Kanasro and Hakim Rahojo want to delay the inquiry against them.

“The applicant has accepted himself that the NAB is also investigating the matter and the move to seek copy of assets details is aim at manipulaton”, he stated.

According to the anti-coruption, it has sufficent proofs agaisnt the mega corruptoin in the Sindh’s Culture, Tourism and Antiques department.

The report further stated that contracts were awarding by the suspects after reportedly taking bribe and the suspects were summoned by anti-corruption team and questionaire was also sent to them.

The report further reads that the department reserves right to take action against the Kanasro brothers over corruption charges and added that on one side the applicant is saying that he appeared before the IO over the charges and on the other hand he is pretending to have no knowledge of notice served to him.

The hearing of the case was adjourned till June 16 after the suspects’ lawyer sought time to submit a reply.